Bachelor of Science, University Iowa, 1956. Master of Science, University Iowa, 1958.
Analytical engineer Babcock & Wilcox Company, 1957-1962, senior analytical engineer, 1962-1963, chief applied mechanics, 1963-1972, manager planning, 1972-1974, manager planning and exploratory research, 1974-1977, manager planning contract research division, 1977-1980, member of staff Research and Development division, 1980-1984;member technical staff magnetohydrodynamic Research Project and Business Contact, University of Tennessee Space Institute, 1984. Board of directors Alliance (Ohio) Young Men's Christian Association, 1963-1965. Member of national advisory board University of Tennessee Space Institute, 1989-1992.
Advisory board College Engineering, U. Iowa, 1967-1971.
Member mechanic engineering advisory group Auburn University, 1977-1980. Executive.bd. Boy Scouts American, 1970-1984, member of national council, 1978-1979.
Board directors Allian Young Men’s Christian Association, Ohio, 1963-1965. Member national advisory board U.Tenn. Space Institute, 1989-1992.
Advisory board College Engineering University Iowa, 1967-1971. Member mechanical engineering advisory group Auburn University, 1977-1980. Executive board Boy Scounts American, 1970-1984, member national council, 1978-1979.
Served with C.E., United States Army, 1952-1954. Fellow American Society of Mechanical Engineers (recipient National Centennial award, National Dedicated Service award, 1989). Member Sigma Xi, Masons.
Married Joyce Warzeniak, December 19, 1954. Children: David Alan, Katherine Elizabeth, Clark Richard.